In Ukraine, family doctors will receive new rapid tests for coronavirus. This was announced by the Chief Sanitary Doctor of Ukraine Viktor Lyashko during a briefing broadcast on 112 Ukraine TV channel.
These tests can detect the coronavirus within 15-20 minutes.
"The new rapid tests for antigen are already allocated and will be delivered to family doctors, mobile teams in the near future. They will allow conducting testing at the patient's bedside or in case of a patient's visit to his family doctor within 15-20 minutes," the statement said.
As we reported earlier, the government of the United Arabic Emirates passed almost 240,000 express tests for Covid-19 to Ukraine.
“The government of the UAE has provided Ukraine with the express test to detect Covid-19,” reads the message.
The tests will be transferred to the regions of Ukraine for the rapid identification of Covid-19 among the population and proper response to the changes in the epidemiological situation.
Today, on November 9, Ukraine officially moved to the second stage of responding to coronavirus infection.